The first American settlers cut down millions of trees to deliberately engineer climate change

Bulldog says: It’s important to keep an eye on the subject of climate change. It’s beyond a doubt the most important issue we face in the 21st Century. This is the very first article I’ve ever come across that looks at the issue from the earliest times of European settlers coming to North America. I found it fascinating. Really good stuff for tree huggers like us from writer Stephanie Buck:

 

Long term, it worked, but not how they intended

Source: The first American settlers cut down millions of trees to deliberately engineer climate change

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